Academic & Government

Updated for 2018: The 100 Most Innovative Universities

Stanford University has once again distinguished itself with a mix of innovative research, patenting strength, and industry partnerships to emerge atop the latest Reuters ranking of “The Top 100 Most Innovative Universities.” For four consecutive years now, Clarivate Analytics has furnished the underlying data to Reuters for this global listing, and Stanford has led the […]

In all its forms, peer review fosters world-class research

In September of 2018, Publons, a Clarivate Analytics company, released its inaugural “Global State of Peer Review” report, the largest ever report to examine how the institution of peer review is responding to changes in journal publishing. Publons is ideally positioned to produce this report, having taken the lead in organizing reviewers by providing a […]

Nobel-class research: Citation Laureates 2018 from Clarivate Analytics

Beginning on October 1st, the Nobel Prize committees will announce their selections for this year’s awards, and a small group of researchers will see their names added to an elite corps dating back to 1901 – the recipients of science’s highest honor. Since 2002, Clarivate Analytics has marked this occasion with an annual tradition of […]

How can we diversify the peer review community?

Publons’ Global State of Peer Review 2018 is here! Far-reaching and pulling no punches, this largescale report assesses the lay of the research landscape to improve the future of peer review.     Diversity is one of the key themes for Peer Review Week and a major focus for our inaugural report. In the third […]

Is collaboration key to improving peer review?

Publons’ Global State of Peer Review 2018 is here! Far-reaching and pulling no punches, this largescale report assesses the lay of the research landscape to improve the future of peer review.     The inaugural report issues a call for collaborative industry action to improve the transparency, diversity, and efficiency of scholarly peer review (you […]

6 tips to secure a peer review invitation

This article was originally published on Publons.com on September 6, 2018. Read now. It’s not easy breaking into the world of peer review. It often requires publishing articles and then waiting for editors to contact you. That’s a slow process for early-career researchers, who want to put their foot on the accelerator and benefit from […]

6 tips to secure a peer review invitation

It’s not easy breaking into the world of peer review. It often requires publishing articles and then waiting for editors to contact you. That’s a slow process for early-career researchers, who want to put their foot on the accelerator and benefit from everything peer review has to offer. Luckily, it’s not the only approach, as […]

For Peer Review Week, thoughts from award-winning reviewers

September 10th marks the beginning of Peer Review Week 2018, the latest annual celebration of peer reviewing and its importance in maintaining standards of quality and integrity in research and scientific communication. The week’s official activities include webinars and workshops devoted to this year’s theme: Diversity in Peer Review. One of the organizing partners of […]

Top 3 tips to ensure a world-class journal

Where do you find a reviewer with the relevant expertise and credentials to review your journal? How can you manage a high volume of article submissions in an efficient and productive manner? What is the best way to oversee multiple journals to ensure timely submission, quality peer review and timely publication? Do you find these […]

The Latest Fast-Breaking Papers from Essential Science Indicators

Essential Science Indicators from Clarivate Analytics lists Highly Cited Papers, which constitute the top 1% of papers in each of 22 broad fields and each year of coverage. The lists are updated every two months to reflect their current citation counts and also include new papers that enter the top percentile. Here, we identify Fast-Breaking Papers, […]